Make a first sewing basket for kids using simple, age appropriate materials that encourage open-ended creativity, fine motor skills and plenty of independent fun!
My girls have been asking to do some sewing recently, so we collected some simple,
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Set up a fun playful maths activity using spaghetti stuck into play dough and a box of colourful threading beads! Fantastic for developing fine motor skills, practising counting, recognising numerals and making simple patterns in a hands-on, open-ended way. Continue reading Counting and Patterning with Play Dough, Spaghetti and Beads
Use coloured beads, pipe cleaners, numerals and play dough to set up an exciting counting and sorting maths activity for kids. This is also great for fine motor development and the finished creations can be made into permanent resources for future maths games.
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Set up a little Invitation to Play for toddlers and preschoolers using coloured pipe cleaners and matching coloured beads, for a great fine motor and siring and matching activity! Threading with beads is a fantastic activity for promoting fine motor development in young children . It requires concentration, thinking skills,
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This is a fun and easy activity that practises some great fine motor skills as well as promoting creativity with a little maths tossed in along the way! For this we needed to dye some large pasta shapes. We used rigatoni and it was easy to dye. I separated the
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